East Runton Beach

East Runton Beach is a sandy beach with pebbles at the high water mark and the beach is backed by sloping sandstone cliffs.

Popular surfing beach and less busy and lower key than nearby Cromer.

As you walk eastwards towards Cromer you will see some old Pill Boxes in the sand that once sat on the cliffs protecting the coast.

Facilities include car parking, toilets, cafe, holiday parks and seasonal lifeguards.

East Runton Beach is a Blue Flag Beach
East Runton Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.
East Runton Beach has dog restrictions.
East Runton beach has dog restrictions on sections of this beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 4 beaches at Cromer, 28 beaches in Norfolk, or check our list of Norfolk Dog Friendly Beaches.

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East Runton Beach Water Quality

Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
  - Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
  - Good: generally good water quality
  - Sufficient: meets minimum standards
  - Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 16.9℃ to 18.6℃ with wind speed 8.6 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Oct 05
Expect a temp in the range 15.1℃ to 15.2℃ with wind speed 8.1 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Oct 06
Expect a temp in the range 8.4℃ to 10.9℃ with wind speed 7.3 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Oct 07
Expect a temp in the range 11.1℃ to 12.7℃ with wind speed 6.7 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Oct 08
Expect a temp in the range 9.2℃ to 12℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Oct 09
Expect a temp in the range 6.4℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 2.7 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Oct 10
Expect a temp in the range 14.5℃ to 15.5℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (S)

Cromer weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

East Runton Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to East Runton Beach is at Cromer 1.63 km (1.01 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Tue 04 Oct
   High Tide at 00:13 (Height 4.06m)
   Low Tide at 06:56 (Height 1.83m)
   High Tide at 13:31 (Height 4.05m)
   Low Tide at 19:47 (Height 2.18m)
Wed 05 Oct
   High Tide at 01:56 (Height 4.08m)
   Low Tide at 08:54 (Height 1.71m)
   High Tide at 15:08 (Height 4.20m)
   Low Tide at 21:27 (Height 2.04m)
Thu 06 Oct
   High Tide at 03:16 (Height 4.34m)
   Low Tide at 10:19 (Height 1.33m)
   High Tide at 16:19 (Height 4.49m)
   Low Tide at 22:32 (Height 1.75m)
Fri 07 Oct
   High Tide at 04:14 (Height 4.68m)
   Low Tide at 11:20 (Height 0.97m)
   High Tide at 17:09 (Height 4.75m)
   Low Tide at 23:23 (Height 1.45m)
Sat 08 Oct
   High Tide at 05:00 (Height 4.99m)
   Low Tide at 12:12 (Height 0.71m)
   High Tide at 17:50 (Height 4.93m)
Sun 09 Oct
   Low Tide at 00:07 (Height 1.21m)
   High Tide at 05:41 (Height 5.23m)
   Low Tide at 12:56 (Height 0.57m)
   High Tide at 18:27 (Height 5.02m)
Mon 10 Oct
   Low Tide at 00:49 (Height 1.03m)
   High Tide at 06:18 (Height 5.37m)
   Low Tide at 13:36 (Height 0.55m)
   High Tide at 19:00 (Height 5.04m)

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